I took advantage of a wonderful opportunity to dine with three midwifery leaders in my community. The conversation was to be about leadership, and was intended to inspire those of us earlier in the journey. As a doula I was aware of the problems that occur throughout the birth world.  I did know about enmity between CPMs and CNMs.  I was aware of problems CNMs face as they negotiate a system that often does not want them. But as a doula, most of my time was spent with clients.  When I saw the midwives things were pretty good.  Any background undermining of the midwifery model of careRead More →